MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Coast Guard is actively searching for an overboard crewmember from the Royal Caribbean Majesty of the Seas cruise ship. The search is taking place 37 miles east of Hillsboro Inlet.READ MORE: Kid Reporter Damon Weaver, Who Interviewed Obama At White House, Has Died At 23
The Coast Guard says it received a call from the crew of the Majesty of the Seas cruise ship stating a 26-year-old crewmember went overboard.READ MORE: Goodwill Ambassador Volunteers Get Specialized Training Ahead Of Miami Beach's Busy Holiday Weekend
No other details have been immediately released.
The cruise ship was on a five-day trip to Coco Cay and Nassau and set to arrive in Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale Thursday morning.MORE NEWS: Walt Disney World No Longer Requires Masks In Outdoor Common Areas
Crews are searching with the Coast Guard Cutter Paul Clark, an Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter and a Air Station Miami HC-144 Ocean Sentry airplane.